UK government to set out spending plans amid aid fears

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Britain's treasury chief is being urged to resist schools the cost money for overseas aid as he prepares to unveil the damage to public finances what by the corona virus pandemic rishi sooner will tell lawmakers the deterioration the public finances has been worse than at anytime since wartime but now is not the time he'll say to announce widespread spending cuts or tax rises figures show the country's debts pile is around two point seven trillion dollars taking it over one hundred percent of annual national income concerns have mounted the government is about to abandon its commitments to overseas aid some in the conservative government all game for a reduction in the commitment Charles Taylor that's not London

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